Douglas Morino covers Keck Medical Center of USC and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital for USC News. He has been a staff writer at The Orange County Register, Daily Breeze and Palos Verdes Peninsula News.
Stories by Douglas Morino:
As Currie Hall opens, students get first glimpse of new home
Fitness center, swimming pool and an ‘academic success center’ are just part of the Health Sciences Campus complex.
USC Eye Institute location open near University Park Campus
The office offers exams, lens fittings and walk-in purchases in the University Gateway building.
Scientists renew commitment to Alzheimer’s research
USC Alzheimer’s Therapeutic Research Institute hosts leading neuroscientists at two-day meeting in San Diego.
Is the (virtual) doctor in?
USC Body Computing Conference unveils medical breakthroughs, including a doctor who chats with her patient in the form of a hologram.
Two-year grant to fund prostate cancer imaging research
The study will investigate the use of image-targeted biopsies through the use of tracers that monitor cellular proliferation.
Anthology of student work reflects Hippocratic Oath
Keck School of Medicine faculty members curate a collection of inspirational oaths aimed at prospective students and those now in practice.
Giving life in the face of terminal disease
Two law enforcers take part in a liver transplant at Keck Hospital of USC.
‘Iron dome’ at USC keeps patient records secure
Keck Medicine experts monitor unauthorized cyberattacks.
UV light from robots disinfects hospital rooms
High-tech devices roam the halls of USC medical facilities, enhancing patient safety.
Why is the ground shaking at USC’s Health Sciences Campus?
Several construction projects are underway, including the USC Norris Healthcare Center and a 1,200-space parking lot.